What happens when you are used to teaching one age group, then get a class with a whole new demographic? I got a letter about this from Jeri Cresson, a Graduate of our 95 Hour Training. In it, she shares what happened when she taught her first group of boys. Dear Young Yoga Masters, Over […]
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At Young Yoga Masters, we’re heading into the Inclusive Yoga Kids Yoga Teacher training and preparing interesting supplies like ribbons, stickers and foam noodles. Whenever I see these fun props gathered in front of me, I’m reminded of the many ways to engage children with wise planning of activities and lesson plans. In the Inclusive […]
For the month of November Young Yoga Masters is donating a percentage of all sales of Yoga Man to Movember! There’s a new hero in town named Yoga Man. He fights the evil villain The Stressor, a nasty nemesis who tries to chip away at Yoga Man’s health in so many sneaky ways. But Yoga Man has special tools in his arsenal that help keep The Stressor at bay. That’s what the Yoga Man vs. The Stressor training is all about.
Before you invest in kids yoga training, do you know what you want to get out of it? This guest post is by Bekah Starr of Sproutin’ Yoga. She explains why she registered for our training this weekend even though she’s been teaching kids for five years. She also gives you two new classroom management tips and shares the challenges she still experiences as a teacher (and she’s not alone!).
Are the schools losing the boys? In her TED talk Ali Carr-Chellman presents statistics indicating schools are encouraging girl culture with the result being boys don’t feel school is for them. This points to an opportunity for kids yoga teachers to bring boy friendly postures and activities to their classes.
Here’s the inside scoop on some upcoming Young Yoga Masters events including a sneak peak of the new pictures for Yoga for Boys: Yoga Man vs. The Stressor project. The April Kids Yoga Teacher Training is almost half full, so if you’ve been thinking of registering – do it soon. Plus, I’ll be at a […]